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Burnt Hickory Old Wooden Head

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RATINGS: 14   MEAN: 3.72/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.55/5   EST. CALORIES: 300   ABV: 10%
Imperial IPA brewed with honey.
John Bell Hood was called “Old Wooden Head” by his troops for his tenacity and hard headed-ness. Our ale is just that. Full of hops (how many? we donʼt know) Full of Malt (we shut a whole field down) this extreme gravity beer will not stop until you surrender to itʼs amazing flavor.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
SpringsLicker (3288) - Tennessee, USA - JUN 12, 2015
Cloudy orange pour with a sticky, white head. Flowery hops and sweet candy malt aroma. The flavor has dusty bitterness and malt sweetness. I’d prefer it to be crisper in the hops and less sweet.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
swoopjones (7013) - Buffalo, New York, USA - JUN 7, 2015
bottle, caramel/orange colored pour, medium body. malt forward, piney hops, sweet maltiness. OK

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
rdixon77 (1695) - Georgia, USA - MAY 9, 2015
Another nice BH beer. One of my fav GA breweries. Rusty orange color with good head retention. Resin and pine in the aroma. Honey candy sweetness, tropical fruits, pine, medium maltiness and slight booze presence. Lots of flavor and bubbly mouthfeel for a big IPA. Nice!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Gachupines (1144) - USA - MAY 2, 2015
Amber color with a thick white head. Aroma is pine hops with something a little fruity. Flavor is strong pine hops with a very sweet finish. A little too far on the sweet side though it finishes nicely. Wife: 3.25

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 18/20
drfabulous (5222) - Lexington, Kentucky, USA - APR 17, 2015
32 ounce growler thanks to James. Malty and slightly sweet. Some tropical fruti. Nice.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
drowland (7112) - Georgia, USA - MAR 31, 2015
3/31/15. 22oz bottle from Five Points, bottled 3/18. Nice orange pour with a perfect khaki head, pretty good lacing. Big, pungent aroma, loads of candied grapefruit and pine, enough malt to back without overwhelming me, and just a touch of booze showing as it warms. Good flavor as well, nice bitterness, just enough malt to balance, what would put it over the top for me is more hop character and flavor, a little more new age. This is old school loads of candied grapefruit and pine, reminds of Hopslam in a way. I dig it!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
mixmasterob (1002) - Atlanta, Georgia, USA - MAR 29, 2015
Hazy golden pour with a frothy white head. Big sweet candy like aroma but a nice punch of citrus. Flavors were sweet, candied hops, bitter hops, big fruits. Viscous mouthfeel with lighter carbonation. Lingering bittersweet finish. Overall a pretty solid big IPA without much balance but tasty nonetheless. Always glad to see another bomber addition from BHB. Rock on!

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
LeRoytheAlien (55) - Kennesaw, Georgia, USA - JAN 6, 2015
On tap at The Porter in L5P last night... Hazy orange/yellow with one of the most impressive, sustained heads I've seen. Full aroma of honey, pine, and citrus hops, body is suprisingly smooth for the abv, bitterness is not overpowering. Overall a fantastically balanced brew.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 17/20
DialSquare (3664) - Columbus, Ohio, USA - APR 26, 2014
On tap at Hunahpu ’14. Orange pour with little head. Aroma of resiny citrus, pine. Tastes citrus, grass, honey. Little boozy. Nice. 7.4

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
Cybercat (4273) - Georgia, USA - SEP 14, 2013
Comes out of the tap a beautiful clear golden amber with a fine-bubbled buff head that leaves generous lacing. Aroma is tres hoppy, resiny and evergreen with a firm fruity underpinning. Flavor floods the taste buds with evergreen hops, subtle fruity sweetness that nicely balances the hoppy bitterness, notes of green wood, citrus and malt. Superb! Firm texture is lively and fizzy, leaving a persistent tingle that gets even the lips into the act. Don’t be a wooden head - down a glass today.

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